Address
71 Anson Street Charleston, SC
Price
$ 5,500,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#16003912
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCHARLESTON
  • CityCharleston
  • AreaCharleston Inside Crosstown
  • NeighborhoodAnsonborough
  • Zip29401
  • StyleTraditional
  • Price$ 5,500,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage6919
  • Lot Size0.36 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Daniel Ravenel Sotheby's International Realty
Property Description

Exceptionally rare, historically significant, impeccably maintained, the Thomas Doughty estate is situated on over .3 acres in the heart of Charleston's most desirable downtown area- Ansonborough. Painstakingly restored in 1994 by the current owners, this Carolopolis winning estate is designated as "valuable" to the city's architectural heritage. With spacious formal living room, dining room, and library boasting ornate Adamesque mantles and original woodworking as well as graciously sized bedrooms and bathrooms, this exceptional brick home is a once in a generation opportunity. The ground level mother in law suite offers formal living room, galley kitchen and full master bedroom with large closets - a perfect space for a staff member or guests. Set back from the street is a mostexceptional private garden with large saline pool, porch and terrace, and traditional garden rooms and patios with magnificent landscaping including an impressive row of Italian Cypress trees. A separate Carriage House is accessed through the slate patio and walkway and is the perfect retreat for long term guests. The carriage house offers two bedrooms, each with a private bath, as well as a spacious dining room, living room and kitchen each with fireplaces. The Belgian block driveway opens onto a 6 car parking court with a full two car garage and handsome pergola for additional parking and storage. This award winning historic home has everything you could possibly need in the heart of downtown, only steps from the newly renovated Gaillard center and all the best of Charleston's lively cultural scene.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Memminger Elementary School Courtenay Middle School Burke High School
Price History
2/16/2016 Listed $5,500,000

General Features

Amenities Cable TV Available
Listing Area 51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown
New Owned Pre-Owned
Sf Detached Style Traditional
Subdivision Ansonborough
Virtual Tour https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GGIsgQ9Y3x0

Interior Features

Bedrooms 5
Cooling Central
Floors Ceramic Tile, Wood
Fp Desc/location Bedroom, Dining Room, Living Room, Three +
Heating Forced Air
Master Bedroom Upstairs
Misc. Interior Ceilings - 9'+
Rooms Eat-In-Kitchen, Formal Living, Separate Dining
Stories/Levels 3 Stories

Exterior Features

Acreage 0.36
Exterior Brick - Solid
Garage Features 2 Car Garage
Misc. Exterior Porch - Full Front, Pool - In Ground
Roof Metal, Slate

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Pets
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 29401

Price
AVG $2.38M
$5.5M
Visits
AVG 401
6895
Year Built
AVG 1882
1806
Walkscore
AVG 79
97

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